Review: could Lotrel cause Leg Swelling?


Leg swelling is reported only by a few people who take Lotrel. We study 9,777 people who have side effects while taking Lotrel from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Leg swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Leg swelling and more.

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Lotrel has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate; benazepril hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Lotrel 9,999 users)

Leg Swelling

Leg swelling has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rashes, weakness, diarrhea, heart palpitations (latest reports from 1,128 Leg swelling patients).

On Aug, 22, 2016

9,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Lotrel.
Among them, 2 people (0.02%) have Leg Swelling

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lotrel cause Leg swelling?

Time on Lotrel when people have Leg Swelling *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 50 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 50 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Leg Swelling when taking Lotrel *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Leg Swelling when taking Lotrel *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 50 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Severity if Leg Swelling when taking Lotrel **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Type 1 Diabetes (2 people)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome (2 people)
  • Hypothyroidism (2 people)
  • Hypercholesterolaemia (2 people)
  • Diabetes (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (3 people)
  • Lipitor (3 people)
  • Victoza (2 people)
  • Requip (2 people)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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